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The family bereavement program: efficacy evaluation of a theory-based prevention program for parentally bereaved children and adolescents.
This article presents an experimental evaluation of the Family Bereavement Program (FBP), a 2-component group intervention for parentally bereaved children ages 8-16. The program involved separateExpand
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Coping efficacy and psychological problems of children of divorce.
Three models of the relations of coping efficacy, coping, and psychological problems of children of divorce were investigated. A structural equation model using cross-sectional data of 356 nine- toExpand
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Predictors of Enrollment and Retention in a Preventive Parenting Intervention for Divorced Families
Participation rates in parenting programs are typically low, severely limiting the public health significance of these interventions. We examined predictors of parenting program enrollment andExpand
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Long-term impact of prevention programs to promote effective parenting: lasting effects but uncertain processes.
This article reviews findings from 46 randomized experimental trials of preventive parenting interventions. The findings of these trials provide evidence of effects to prevent a wide range of problemExpand
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The Additive and Interactive Effects of Parenting and Temperament in Predicting Adjustment Problems of Children of Divorce
Investigated the interaction between parenting and temperament in predicting adjustment problems in children of divorce. The study utilized a sample of 231 mothers and children, 9 to 12 years old,Expand
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Evidence-Based Practices for Parentally Bereaved Children and Their Families.
Parental death is one of the most traumatic events that can occur in childhood, and several reviews of the literature have found that the death of a parent places children at risk for a number ofExpand
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Bulimia and binge eating in college women: a comparison of personality and behavioral characteristics.
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Resilience in Parentally Bereaved Children and Adolescents Seeking Preventive Services
This study examined environmental stress, family, and child variables that differentiate resilient children and adolescents from those with mental health problems following the death of a primaryExpand
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Handbook of children's coping : linking theory and intervention
Conceptual Issues in Studying Children's Coping. Developing Linkages Between Theory and Intervention in Stress and Coping Processes I.N. Sandler, et al. Coping with Stress: The Roles of RegulationExpand
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Emotionality and self-regulation, threat appraisal, and coping in children of divorce.
A model of the effects of children's temperament (negative and positive emotionality, impulsivity and attention focusing) on post-divorce threat appraisals, coping (active and avoidant), andExpand
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